Europe's future to be debated on Monday

Ana Gomes, Isabel Meireles, Pedro Madeira Froufe and Daniela Guimarães will debate the future of the European project, given the current moment of uncertainty.

The future of the European Union will be under discussion in Webinar that Antas da Cunha ECIJA and Jornal Económico will broadcast next Monday, May 25. The broadcast will take place from 15 pm on the multimedia platform JE TV, through social networks and the website of the Jornal Económico.

Former socialist MEP (and likely presidential candidate) Ana Gomes will be among the speakers at this event, along with Isabel Meireles (PSD deputy), Pedro Madeira Froufe (director of the European Union Law Studies Center - CEDU) and Daniela Guimarães ( lawyer responsible for the European Law Department of Antas da Cunha ECIJA). The event will be opened by Fernando Antas da Cunha, Managing Partner office, with partner Nuno Vieira da Silva closing. The moderation of the debate panel will be in charge of Filipe Alves, director of Jornal Económico.

The webinar, which will take approximately one hour, will be debated on topics such as the European Union's response to the Covid-19 pandemic and its economic effects, new trends in Community law, the rise of autocratic systems within itself Union and other challenges facing the European project.

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